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Fuel Carrier Accident in Dashtiari: One Dead, One Injured

According to the Balochistan Human Rights Group, early this morning on Monday, July 8, 2024, a fuel carrier vehicle overturned in Dashtiari County, resulting in the death of 24-year-old Omar Payandeh and the injury of Junaid, son of Rashid. The incident occurred near the village of Kalani, and local...

Baloch Teenager Fatally Shot by Military Forces

According to the Balochistan Human Rights Group, on Friday, July 5, 2024, a Baloch teenager who had been shot on Thursday, July 4, 2024, during an indiscriminate shooting by military forces in the city of Zabol, succumbed to his injuries. The identity of this Baloch citizen has been reported as...

BHRG Newsletter for the Month of June 2024

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Baloch Fuel Carrier Killed by Military Forces

According to the Balochistan Human Rights Group, on Wednesday, July 3, 2024, military forces directly shot at an empty fuel carrier vehicle at the Rutek border in Khash County without prior warning, resulting in the death of the fuel carrier driver. The identity of this citizen has been revealed as...

Shooting by Plainclothes Forces at a Baloch Family’s Vehicle

According to the Balochistan Human Rights Group, on Tuesday, June 25, 2024, plainclothes anti-narcotics forces deliberately fired at a vehicle carrying members of a Baloch family near the village of "Negur" in Nikshahr County. In this incident, two children and a woman were injured. The injured individuals are: Sadra Raisi, 6...

Arrest of Abdulrauf Barani Former Political Prisoner and Seven Others in Iranshahr by Security Forces

According to the Balochistan Human Rights Group, on Friday, June 14, 2024, Abdulrauf Barani, a former political prisoner, was arrested along with seven other citizens in Iranshahr by military forces without a judicial warrant and transferred to the Iranshahr Intelligence Detention Center. Abdulrauf, 34 years old, married with two...

Death of an Elderly Baloch Woman Due to Landmine Explosion in Saravan

According to the Balochistan Human Rights Group, on Friday, June 21, 2024, an elderly Baloch nomad woman named Mehr Bibi Siyahani, aged 70, died after stepping on a landmine planted by the IRGC near her home in Petkoki Kelgan, a district of Saravan, while she was grazing her livestock. This...

Increasing Pressure on Sunni Clerics by the Islamic Republic of Iran

In recent weeks, the Islamic Republic of Iran has intensified its pressure on Sunni clerics. On Wednesday, June 19, 2024, Moulavi Abdolhakim Seydzahed, the Friday prayer leader and deputy education director of the Ghashte seminary, was summoned and interrogated for hours by Saravan's IRGC intelligence. This interrogation was due...

Destruction of a Baloch Citizen’s Home by Zahedan Municipality Due to Failure to Pay Bribe

Today, on Wednesday, June 19, 2024, officials from District Four Municipality in Zahedan raided the Kashavarz area with several vehicles and destroyed the home of a Baloch citizen, Behzad Ashofteh (Rigi), a laborer with five young children, due to his failure to pay a bribe. Behzad, in a video...

Death of a Baloch Detainee Under Torture in Zahedan Anti-Narcotics Detention Center

According to the Balochistan Human Rights Group, on Friday, June 14, 2024, Mohammad Gorgij, a 31-year-old resident of Shirabad, Zahedan, who was arrested by military forces on Wednesday, June 12, and transferred to the Anti-Narcotics Detention Center, died under torture. Mohammad was arrested on his way back to his father's...